Large Stitched and Stoned Journal

Product Code: LNB2J
LNB2J

LARGE STITCHED AND STONED LEATHER JOURNAL


Size: 135 x 185 mm


Our beautiful Fair Trade stitched and stoned leather journals make for a great diary, travel journal, inspiration book or simple notebook. The leather covers age really well so they are happy to take a few knocks!


Each journal is handmade and contains 125 pages of unlined khadda paper. Khadda paper is made from recycled cotton, is acid-free and is a beautiful paper to write or draw on.


The semi precious stones stitched onto these journals have been handpicked by us and may differ from the image shown as we use a mixture of tiger’s eye, lapis, Labourite and black onyx. Please let us know if you would like a particular stone.


Due to the handmade nature of these products colour and designs may slightly vary but loveliness comes as standard.

Availability: In stock

£18.95

Product Description

Details

All of our leather journals are handmade by a small family business in Rajasthan, India. They have been expertly crafted using a mixture of contemporary and traditional methods and the pages have been bound by hand so they are strong and perfect for traveling.

The paper used in these journals is handmade using recycled cotton (also known as khadda, kaddi or khaddi) leftover from the massive garment industry in India. It is acid-free because we only use unbleached cotton and it produces a beautiful paper, easy to write, draw or paint on. We don't recommend using fountain pen with this type of handmade paper.

The leather used is a by-product of the meat industry in India and is tanned using only natural dyes.

Make a Difference

Fair Trade leatherBy buying this product you will be supporting the work of skilled artisans and craftspeople in Rajasthan, India.

All the products in this range are made by a small family business in Rajasthan who we have worked with for many years following Fair Trade guidelines. We visit every year and we now know the producers and their families well and consider them true friends. We are proud that together we are able to provide people in rural villages fairly paid work that would have otherwise been difficult to find.

The khadda paper used in the products is handmade using recycled cotton leftover from the massive garment industry in India. The paper is made by a charity in rural Rajasthan that promotes women’s education and their social standing in the rural villages.

The leather used for the covers is a byproduct of the meat industry and is tanned using natural dyes.

We respect our producers and it is very important to us that we treat them fairly. We pay all our producers 50% upfront and send money to them whenever they need it and we never return anything, even if it’s damaged. To incentivise the staff, we have a bonus system in place.

Delivery

This product comes packaged in a re-sealable bag and is sent 1st class by Royal Mail as standard within 2 working days of your order.

The post is not always as reliable as it might be, so please allow five days for delivery.

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Feefo Reviews - Average 100% (2 reviews)

Date Score Customer Comment Our Response
23-May-2017 Product:

Very unique leather journal. Well made with lots of pages. Lovely to write on feels truly special. Thank you, very pleased you like the large leather journal.
08-Dec-2016 Product:

Excellent
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